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Chinese ship, 87 passengers finally leave South Korea

Chinese ship, 87 passengers finally leave South Korea

More than 1,600 passengers caught in legal dispute between Chinese shipping companies. Most have already been flown home
Coming soon: World's first 'invisible' tower

Coming soon: World's first 'invisible' tower

Through the use of high-tech camouflage, Seoul's Tower Infinity will be capable of blending into the sky
'Violent' director's crowd sourcing film

'Violent' director's crowd sourcing film

Renowned for depictions of violence, the director of "Oldboy" talks about his upbeat vision for a crowd-sourced movie about Seoul.
Bijindo: The Korean island where time stops

Bijindo: The Korean island where time stops

Empty beaches, car-less roads, fresh seafood, gorgeous sunset -- on pretty Bijindo, that's called a hectic day
Gallery: 40 most beautiful places in South Korea

Gallery: 40 most beautiful places in South Korea

Here are the places where travel photographers fall in love, then go back to again and again
12 new reasons to eat (and drink) in Seoul

12 new reasons to eat (and drink) in Seoul

From neo-Korean cuisine to real Mexican (no kimchi tacos), the capital's dining scene has gotten a powerful new punch
Gamcheon: Is this Asia's artsiest town?

Gamcheon: Is this Asia's artsiest town?

Unusual art turns a former slum into a beautiful pastel palette -- Busan's fascinating art village
Gallery: Filthy fun at annual mud festival

Gallery: Filthy fun at annual mud festival

Launched to promote the cosmetic benefits of the local mud, the South Korean fest has become an annual frenzy
Mermaids, abalone and a very local breakfast in South Korea

Mermaids, abalone and a very local breakfast in South Korea

Busan's surprising breakfast staple is also a great introduction to a shrinking breed of lady divers
Top 10 South Korean fashion brands

Top 10 South Korean fashion brands

From loud street style to runway chic, these 10 South Korean fashion brands are defining Asia's trendiest looks
Korea's most outrageous sauna: Spa Land Centum City

Korea's most outrageous sauna: Spa Land Centum City

Everything in Busan is better than you think it's going to be, starting with this gigantic, modern jjimjilbang
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